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Summit Blocks - East (Main)

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Across The Universe 
Arriba Su Vientre 
Caveman Television 
Dig A Pony 
Dig It 
Eaks it Out 
Flakes to Fresno 
Hardly Worth the Trouble 
Limís Cramp Chimney 
Vanceís Vertical Vent 
Wave, The 
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Summit Blocks - East (Main) 

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Marisa Fienup starts up Dig a Pony (5.10d) on the ...


The obvious blocks at the top of the peak. These are not the highest ones but they are the first set that you encounter as you reach the top from the trail, most often scrambled up by hikers.

Getting There 

Hike the summit trail and the first set of rocks that you encounter at the top is the place to be.

12 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Summit Blocks - East (Main):
Flakes to Fresno   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
Sunnyside   5.9- 5c 17 VI HVS 4c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Arriba Su Vientre   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 45'   
Across The Universe   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Matthew Fienup climbs Dig a Pony (5.10d) at Bishop's Peak.

Dig A Pony 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b  CA : Central Coast : ... : Summit Blocks - East (Main)
Good, well-protected route to the left of Flakes to Fresno that can be top roped from the same chains if you're not up to leading. The first crux involves a couple of solid pinches and small edges for your feet. The final crux is a thin face above the ledge which can be avoided by scrambling around left....[more]   Browse More Classics in CA

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Pic showing the "before" version of the summit block bolts.
BETA PHOTO: Pic showing the "before" version of the summit blo...
East/Main Summit Block on Bishop Peak.  <a href='/v/flakes-to-fresno/105737288'>Flakes to Fresno</a> (5.8) ascends the left-trending crack in the center.
BETA PHOTO: East/Main Summit Block on Bishop Peak. [[Flakes t...
Summit Blocks offers a variety of routes. All can be set up as top ropes.
BETA PHOTO: Summit Blocks offers a variety of routes. All can ...
Unknown climbers on V-Choss wide cracks
Unknown climbers on V-Choss wide cracks
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